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  1. Kolodny, Y., Nathan, Y. and Sass, E. 1965. Porcellanite in the Mishash Formation, Negev, Southern Israel. J. Sed. Pet. 35: 454-463.

  2. Kolodny, Y., 1967, Lithostratigraphy in the Mishash Formation, Northern Negev. Israel J. Earth Sci., 16: 57-73.

  3. Wenk, H.R. and Kolodny, Y. 1968, Preferred Orientation of Quartz in Chert Breccia. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 59: 1061-1066.

  4. Kolodny, Y., 1969, Petrology of Siliceous Rocks in the Mishash Formation (Negev, Israel). J. Sed. Pet.  39: 166-175. 

  5. Kolodny, Y., Are Marine Phosphorites Forming Today? 1969, Nature, 224: 1017-1019.

  6. Kolodny Y., and Kaplan, I.R. 1970, Uranium Isotopes in Sea Floor Phosphorites. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 34: 3-24. PDF

  7. Kolodny Y., and Kaplan, 1971, I.R. C and O Isotopes in Apatite CO2 and Coexisting Calcite from Sedimentary Phosphorite. J. Sed. Pet. 3: 954-959.

  8. Kolodny, Y., Bar, M. and Sass, E. 1972, Fission Track age of the "Mottled Zone Event", Israel. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 11: 269-272.

  9. Bentor, Y.K., Gross, S. and Kolodny, Y. 1972, New Evidence on the Origin of the High Temperature Mineral Assemblage of the "Mottled Zone" (Israel). 24th IGC, Ottawa, Section 2, 267-275. PDF

  10. Presley, B.J., Kolodny, Y., Nissenbaum, A. and Kaplan, I.R. 1972, Early Diagenesis in a Reducing Fjord, Saanich Inlet, British Columbia--II. Trace Element Distribution in Interstitial Water and Sediment. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta  36: 1073-1090.

  11. Kolodny, Y., and Kaplan, 1973, I.R. Deposition of Uranium in the Sediment of Interstitial Water of an Anoxic Fjord. Proc. Int. Symp. on Hydrogeochemistry and  Biogeochemistry. Tokyo, 1970,

  12. Sass, E. and Kolodny, Y., 1973, Isotope Geochemistry and Origin of Carbonate Concretions. Chemical Geology 10: 261-286.

  13. Kolodny, Y., Schulman, N. and Gross, S. 1973, Hazeva Formation Sediments affected by "Mottled Zone Event". Isr. J. Earth Sci.  22: 185-193.PDF

  14. Bar, M., Kolodny, Y. and Bentor, Y.K., 1974, Dating Faults by Fission Track Dating of Epidote, an attempt. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.  22: 157-162. PDF

  15. Kolodny, Y. and Gross, S. 1974, Thermal Metamorphism by Combustion of Organic Matter, Isotopic and Petrological Evidence. J. Geol.  82:489-506. PDF

  16. Kolodny, Y. and Epstein S., 1976, Stable Isotope Geochemistry in DSDP Cherts. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta  40: 1195-1209. PDF

  17. Starinsky, A., Kolodny, Y. and Katz, A. 1976, Comment on "Excess U234: An Aging Effect in Confined Waters". Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.  33: 178-179.

  18. Aharon, P., Kolodny, Y. and Sass. E., 1977, Recent Hot Brine Dolomitization in the  "Solar Lake", Gulf of Elat, Isotopic Chemical and Mineralogical Study. J. Geol.  85: 27-48.

  19. Katz, A., Kolodny, Y. and Nissenbaum, A. 1977, The Chemical Evolution of Pleistocene Lake Lisan - Dead Sea System. Geochim. Cosmochim Acta  41: 1609-1626. PDF

  20. Matthews, A. and Kolodny, Y., 1978, Oxygen Isotope Fractionation in Decarbonation Metamorphism: "The Mottled Zone Event". Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.  39: 179-192.

  21. Kolodny, Y.1978. Item "Porcellanite". Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences, ed. R.W. Fairbridge and J. Bourgeois, Vol. VI: Encyclopedia of Sedimentology, Dowden, Hutchinson & Ross, 584-585.

  22. Steinitz, G. and Kolodny, Y. 1978, The Chert- Porcellanite-Phosphorite-Chalk Association. Guidebook to Excursion Y8, Post Congress Excursions. 10th Int. Cong. on Sedimentology, Jerusalem.

  23. Kolodny, Y., 1979, Natural Cement Factory - A Geological Story.  In: "Physics and Chemistry of Cement", ed. J. Skalny, Plenum Press, N.Y., 203-216.PDF

  24. Kolodny, Y., Tarablous, A. and Frieslander, U., 1980, Participation of Fresh Water in Chert Diagenesis - Evidence from Stable Isotopes and Boron alpha-track Mapping. Sedimentology  27: 305-316.PDF

  25. Kolodny, Y. 1980, Carbon Isotopes and Depositional Environment of a High Productivity Sedimentary Sequence - The Case of the Mishash - Ghareb Formation, Israel. Isr. Jour. Earth Sci.  29: 147-156.

  26. Kolodny, Y., Kerridge J.F. and Kaplan, I.R. 1980, Deuterium in Carbonaceous Chondrites. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.  46: 149-158.

  27. Kolodny, Y. 1980, Phosphorites. Chapter 11.3 in The Sea, Volume 7,. ed. C. Emiliani, Wiley & Sons, N.Y., 981-1023.

  28. Starinsky, A., Katz, A, and Kolodny, Y. 1982, The Incorporation of Uranium into Diagenetic Phosphorite. Geochim. Cosmochim Acta  46: 834-847.

  29. Stein, M., Starinsky, A., and Kolodny, Y. 1982, Behaviour of Uranium during Phosphate Ore Calcination.  J. Chem. Tech. Biotechnol.  32: 834 - 847.

  30. Avital, Y., Starinsky, A., and Kolodny, Y. 1983, Uranium Geochemistry and Fission -Track Mapping of Phosphorites, Zefa Field, Israel.  Economic Geology 78: 121 - 131.

  31. Kolodny, Y., Luz, B. and Navon, O., 1983, Oxygen isotope variations in phosphate of biogenic apatites. I. Fish bone apatite -- rechecking the rules of the game. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 64: 398-404.

  32. Shemesh, A., Kolodny, Y. and Luz, B., 1983, Oxygen isotope variations in phosphate of biogenic apatites. II. Phosphorite rocks. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 64: 405-416.

  33. Luz, B., Kolodny, Y. and Kovach, J., 1984, Oxygen isotope variations in phosphate of biogenic apatites. III. Conodonts. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 69: 255-262.

  34. Luz, B., Kolodny, Y. and Horowitz, M., 1984, Fractionation of oxygen isotopes between mammalian bone phosphate and environmental drinking water. Geochim Cosmochim. Acta, 48: 1689-1693.

  35. Luz, B. and Kolodny, Y., 1985, Oxygen isotope variation in phosphate of biogenic apatites. IV. Mammal teeth and bones. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.,  75: 29-36.

  36. Kolodny, Y., 1986, The Origin of Cherts as Members of High Productivity Sequences: Isotopic Evidence. In: G. de G. Sieveking and M. B. Haut, eds., The Scientific Study of Flint and Chert, Cambridge Univ. Press, pp. 55-63.

  37. Garrison, R. E., Kastner, M. and Kolodny, Y., 1987, Phosphorites and Phosphatic Rocks in the Monterey Formation and Related Miocene Units, Coastal California. In: W.G. Ernst and R. Ingersoll, eds., Cenozoic Basin Development of Coastal California, Rubey Colloquium, 1985, pp. 348-381.

  38. Vengosh, A., Kolodny, Y. and Tepperberg, M. 1987, Multi-phase Oxygen Isotopic Analysis as a Tracer of Diagenesis: The Example of the Mishash Formation, Cretaceous, Israel. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Sec.), 65: 235-253.

  39. Piper, D.Z. and Kolodny, Y. 1987, The Stable Isotopic Composition of a Phosphorite Deposit: d13C, d34S and d18O. Deep Sea Research, 34: 897-911.

  40. Levinson, A. A., Luz, B. and Kolodny, Y. 1987, Variations in Oxygen Isotopic Compositions of Human Teeth and Urinary Stones. Applied Geochem., 2: 367-371.

  41. Kolodny, Y. and Raab, M., 1988, Oxygen Isotopes in Phosphatic Fish Remains from Israel: Paleothermometry of Tropical Cretaceous and Tertiary Shelf Waters. Paleogeogr., Paleoclimatol. , Paleoecol. 64:59-67.

  42. Shemesh, A. and Kolodny, Y. 1988, Oxygen Isotope Variations in Phosphorites from the Southeastern Tethys. Isr. J. Earth-Sci., 37: 1-15.

  43. Kolodny, Y. and Halicz, L. 1988, The Geochemistry of Germanium in deep-sea Cherts. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta.  52: 2333-2336.

  44. Shemesh, A., Kolodny, Y. and Luz, B. 1988, Isotope Geochemistry of Oxygen and Carbon in Phosphate and Carbonate of Phosphorite Francolite. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta., 52: 2565-2572.

  45. Luz, B. and Kolodny, Y., 1989, Oxygen isotope variation in bone phosphate  Applied Geochem., 4: 317-323.

  46. Kastner, M., Garrison, R. E., Kolodny, Y., Shemesh, A., and Reimers, C.E. 1990, Simultaneous Changes of Oxygen Isotopes in  PO43-  and CO32-  in Apatite, with Emphasis on the Monterey Formation California. In: Burnett, W.C. and Riggs, S.R. (eds.): Genesis of Neogene to Modern Phosphorites, Cambridge University Press., 312 - 324.

  47. Kolodny, Y., and Luz, B., 1991.   Oxygen isotopes in phosphates of fossil fish - Devonian to Recent; in: Stable Isotope Geochemistry: A Tribute to Samuel Epstein, The Geochemical Society, Special Publication No. 3,  (ed: H.P. Taylor, Jr. J. R. O'Neil and I.R. Kaplan), 105-119.

  48. Vengosh A., Chivas A. R., McCulloch M. T., Starinsky A. and Kolodny Y., 1991, Boron isotope geochemistry of Australian salt lakes.  Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta.  55, 2591-2606.

  49. Vengosh, A., Kolodny Y., Starinsky A., Chivas A. R., and McCulloch M. T. 1991, Boron isotope geochemistry as a tracer for the evolution of brines and associated hot springs from the Dead Sea (Israel). Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 55, 1689-1695.

  50. Vengosh A., Starinsky A.  Kolodny Y., Chivas A. R., and McCulloch M. T. 1991, Coprecipitation and isotopic fractionation of boron in modern biogenic carbonates. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta.  55, 2901-2910.

  51. Ron H. and Kolodny Y. 1992, Paleomagnetic and Rock Magnetic Study of Combustion Metamorphic Rocks in Israel. Jour, Geophys. Research, 97, 6927-6939.PDF

  52. Shemesh, A. Ron, H. Erel, Y. Kolodny, Y. and Nur A.  1992, Isotopic composition of vein calcite and its fluid inclusions: implications to paleohydrological systems, tectonic events and vein formation processes. Chem. Geology  (Isotope Geoscience sect.) 14,  307-314.

  53. Kolodny, Y., and Luz, B.,  1992,  Phosphate Deposits, Formation and Diagenetic History. in: Clauer N., and Chaudhuri S., (editors): Isotopic Signatures and Sedimentary Records.  Springer Verlag, 69 - 122. PDF

  54. Vengosh,  A., Starinsky, A.  Kolodny, Y., Chivas, A. R., and Raab, M. 1992, Boron isotope variations during fractional evaporation of sea water: New constrains on the marine vs. nonmarine debate. Geology, 20, 799-802.

  55. Burg, A., Starinsky, A., Bartov, Y., and Kolodny, Y. 1992, Geology of the Hatrurim Formation ("Mottled Zone") in the Hatrurim basin. Isr. J. of Earth. Sci. 40, 107-124.

  56. Barrick, R.E., Fischer, A.G., Kolodny, Y., Luz, B., and Bohasa, D.   1992, Cetacean Bone Oxygen Isotopes as Proxies for Miocene Ocean Composition and Glaciation. PALAIOS, 7, 521-531.

  57. Kolodny, Y. and Garrison, R.E.  1994, Sedimentation and diagenesis in paleo-upwelling  zones of epeiric  sea and basinal settings: A comparison of the Cretaceous Mishash Formation of Israel and the Miocene Monterey Formation of California. in: Proceedings of the 29th International Geological Congress Part C  Iijima, A.,  Garrison, R.E. and Abed A.M. (eds.): Siliceous, phosphatic and glauconitic sediments of the Tertiary and Mesozoic. 133-157.  VSP publishers, Utrecht, The Netherlands

  58. Vengosh,  A., Starinsky, A.   Kolodny, Y., and Chivas, A. R., 1994,   Boron isotope geochemistry of thermal springs from the northern Rift Valley, Israel. Jour. Hydrol. 162: 155-169

  59. Markel, D. Kolodny, Y. , Luz. B., and Nishri, A.  1994, Phosphorus cycling and Phosphorus Sources in Lake Kinneret; Tracing by Oxygen Isotopes in Phosphate. Isr. Jour. Earth Sci. 43: 165-178.PDF

  60. Vengosh, A., Chivas, A. R., Starinsky, A.,  Kolodny, Y., Baozhen Z. and Pengxi. Z. 1995, Chemical and boron isotope compositions of non-marine brines from the Qaidam Basin, Qinghai, China. Chem. Geol. 120: 135-154. PDF

  61. Gur, D., Steinitz, G., Kolodny, Y. Starinsky, A., and McWilliams, M., 1995, 40Ar/39Ar Dating of Combustion Metamorphism (the "Mottled Zone", Israel). Chem. Geol.  122: 171-184.PDF

  62. Summer, N. S., Kohn, B.P., Ito, H., Ayalon, A. and Kolodny,Y., 1995, Isotopic and chronological constrains on dyke emplacement, Makhtesh Ramon, southern  Israel. In: Baer, G and Heimann, A. (Ed): Physics and Chemistry of Dykes, pp 305-312,Balkema, Rotterdam.

  63. Teutsch, N.  Kolodny, Y., and Ayalon, A.,  1995, Low  temperature  alteration of a basaltic dyke in Makhtesh Ramon, Israel. . In: Baer, G and Heimann, A. (Ed): Physics and Chemistry of Dykes, pp 305-312,Balkema, Rotterdam.

  64. Summer, N. S., Ayalon, A. and Kolodny,Y., 1995, Oxygen Isotope systematics of a  sandstone - quartzite transition in contact zones. Isr. Jour. Earth. Sci. 44: 169-181.

  65. Teutsch, N., Ayalon, A. and Kolodny, Y., 1995, Late Cretaceous exposure and paleoweathering of a basaltic dike, Makhtesh Ramon, Israel. Isr. Jour. Earth. Sci. 45: 19-30.

  66. Kolodny, Y. Luz, B. Sander, M., and Clemens W. A.  1996, Dinosaur bones: fossils or pseudomorphs? The pitfalls of physiology reconstruction from apatitic fossils. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimat., Palaeoecol.  126: 161-171. PDF

  67. Ernst, W.G. and Kolodny, Y. 1997, Fluid Rock interaction in shallow levels of oceanic arc - bulk-rock oxygen isotopic study of the Sawyers Bar area, central Klamath Mountains, California. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta: 61:821-834.PDF

  68. Kolodny, Y., Katz A., Starinsky A., Simon E., and Moise T. 1999, Chemical tracing of salinity sources in Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee), Israel .Limnology and Oceanography  44:1035-1044.

  69. Burg, A., Kolodny, Y. and Lyakhovsky, V.  1999, Hatrurim 2000: The Mottled Zone revisited, forty years later. Isr. Jour, Earth Sci. 48: 209-223.

  70. Moise, T., Starinsky, A., Katz, A. and Kolodny, Y. 2000, Ra isotopes and Rn in brines and ground waters of the Jordan-Dead Sea Rift Valley: Enrichment, retardation, and mixing. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta.  64, 2371-2388. PDF

  71. Machnach, A.A., Y. Kolodny, A. Starinsky, and B. Spiro, 2000, Stable isotopes of strontium in sulfate minerals of Belarus, Doklady Nacionalnoy Akademii Nayk Belarus ii,  (Proc. Of the Nat. Academy of Sci. of Belarus, 44, 92-95 (in Russian)

  72. Paytan, A., Kolodny, Y., Neori, A., and Luz, B., 2002, Rapid biologically mediated oxygen isotope exchange between water and phosphate, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 16: 13-1 13-8. PDF

  73. Kolodny, Y., Bar-Matthews, Ayalon, A. and McKeegan, K. D. 2003, A high spatial resolution d18O profile of a speleothem using an ion-microprobe, Chem. Geology, 197: 21-28. PDF

  74. Segev, A., Sass, E., Ron, H., Lang, B., Kolodny, Y., and McWilliams, M., (2003) Dating of Late Cretaceous volcanic units in northern Israel (Mount Carmel and Umm el Fahm area): Stratigraphic, geochronologic and paleomagnetic constrains, Israel Jour. Earth Sciences, 51: 297-309. PDF

  75. Burg. A. and Kolodny, Y. (2003)  Burning Rocks in Israel; a natural  cement and concrete factory (Slaim boarim be-Israel; beit charoshet tivei le-melt ve-le-beton); Galileo, 61,34-45.(In Hebrew).

  76. Kolodny, Y and Chaussidon,  M. (2004) Boron isotopes in DSDP cherts: fractionation and diagenesis, in: Geochemical Investigations in Earth & Space Science:  A Tribute to Isaac R. Kaplan" Ed: Hill, R.J., Leventhal, J and others, The Geochemical Society, Pub. #9, pp. 1-14. PDF

  77. Kolodny, Y. Chaussidon, M. and Katz, A. (2005) The Geochemistry of a chert breccia, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 69, 427-439. PDF

  78. Kolodny, Y., Stein, M. and Machlus, M. (2005), Sea- Rain- Lake relation in the last Glacial East Mediterranean revealed by d18O- d13C in Lake Lisan aragonites, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 69, 4045-4060. PDF

  79. Booth, A.L, Kolodny, Y., Chamberlain, C.P., Schmitt, A.K., McWilliams, M. and Wooden, J. (2005), Oxygen isotopic composition and U-Pb discordance in zircon, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 69,4895-4905. PDF


Selected Abstracts and Short Contributions

  1. Kolodny, Y. and Kaplan, I.R., 1968 U Concentration and U234/U238 in Sea Floor Phosphorites. Annual Meeting, Geol. Soc. America, Mexico City, 163.

  2. Kolodny, Y., 1972. Stable Isotopes in the Spurrite- Carbonate Assemblage on the "Mottled Zone" (Israel). Proc. II European Coll. of Geochron. and Isotope Geol. (ECOG), Heidelberg. Fortschritte der Mineralogie, 50, Beiheft 3 89-90.

  3. Kolodny, Y., 1973. The Origin and Evolution of the Mottled Zone Rocks. Israeli-German Minerva Symposium, Rehovot.

  4. Kolodny, Y., and Epstein, S., 1974. The Stable Isotope Record of DSDP Cherts. Trans. Amer. Geoph. Union, 55: 456. 

  5. Kolodny, Y., and Epstein, S., 1975. Oxygen and Hydrogen Isotope in DSDP Cherts. ECOG IV, Amsterdam.

  6. Aharon, P., Kolodny, Y. and Sass, E., 1975.  Stable Isotope Geochemistry of Carbonates from the "Solar Lake", Gulf of Elat. ECOG IV, Amsterdam.

  7. Katz, A., Kolodny, Y. and Nissenbaum, A., 1977. Stable Isotope Geochemistry of Lake Lisan - The Pleistocene Precursor of the Dead Sea. ECOG V, Pisa.

  8. Matthews, A. and Kolodny, Y., 1977. Oxygen Isotope Fractionation in Decarbonation Metamorphism the "Mottled Zone". ECOG V, Pisa.

  9. Kolodny, Y., 1977. The Stable Isotope Geochemistry of Recent Dolomite in the Solar Lake, Elat. Proc. Bat-Sheva Seminar on Saline Lake, Rehovot.

  10. Kolodny, Y., 1978. Participation of Fresh Water in Chert Diagenesis Evidence from Oxygen Isotope and Boron-Track Mapping. In: Short Papers of the Fourth Int. Conf., Geochronology, Cosmochronology, Isotope Geology. USGS Open File Report 78-701: 228-229.

  11. Kolodny, Y., 1978. Petrology Geochemistry and Environment of Deposition of the Mishash Chert Formation in Israel. 10th Int. Cong. Sedimentology, Jerusalem. Abstracts, 360.

  12. Kolodny, Y., 1978. Geochemistry and Genesis of Sedimentary Phosphorites.  Annual Meeting, Geol. Soc. America, Toronto. 437.

  13. Kolodny, Y., 1979. "Origin of Phosphorites in Light of Recent Studies of Modern Deposits", Review Presentation. In: Marine Phosphatic Sediments Workshop, East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii.

  14. Kolodny, Y., 1979.  "Sea Floor Phosphorites". In: Phosphorites, Ed. Y.K. Bentor, AAPG, extended abstract.

  15. Kolodny, Y., Kerridge, J.F. and Kaplan, I.R., 1979. Deuterium in Carbonaceous Chondrites. ECOG VI, Lillehammer.

  16. Kolodny, Y., 1981. Geochemistry of Phosphorites and its Bearing on their Origin. IV Int. Field Workshop IGCP 156, Udaipur, India.

  17. Kolodny, Y., Luz, B. and Navon, O., 1981. Oxygen Isotopes in Phosphates: Rechecking the Rules of the Game. EGOC VII, Jerusalem. In: Terra Cognita 2: 79.

  18. Kolodny, Y. and Luz, B., 1982. Isotopic Composition of Phosphate Oxygen as a Tool in Pleistocene Geochemistry. XI INQUA Congress, Moscow. Abstract II: 127.

  19. Kolodny, Y.,  Shemesh, A. and Luz, B., 1982. The Isotopic Composition of Oxygen in Phosphorite Phosphate. Geol.  Soc. America. Abstracts with Programs 14: 534.

  20. Kolodny, Y., 1983. Origin of Cherts as Members of High Productivity Sequences. IV Int. Flint Symposium, Brighton, England.

  21. Kolodny, Y., Kovach, J., Luz, B. and Merrill, G.K., 1983. Oxygen Isotopes in Conodont Phosphate. Geol. Soc. America. Abstracts with Programs 15: 617.

  22. Shemesh, A., and Kolodny, Y., 1984. Oxygen Isotopes and REE in Phosphorites Rocks. ECOG VIII, Braunlage. In: Terra Cognita 4: 34. 

  23. Kolodny, Y., Luz, B. and Kovach, J., 1984. Oxygen Isotopes in Conodont Phosphate. ECOG VIII, Braunlage. In: Terra Cognita 4: 34.

  24. Luz, B., Horowitz, M. and Kolodny, Y., 1984. Oxygen Isotopes in Mammalian Body Water and Bone Phosphate. ECOG VIII, Braunlage. In: Terra Cognita 4: 36.

  25. Shemesh, A., Kolodny, Y. and Katz, A., 1985. Oxygen Isotopes and Rare-Earth Elements in Apatites of the Tethyan-Mediterranean Phosphorite Province. EUG III, Strasbourg, April 1985. In: Terra Cognita 5: 282-283.

  26. Kolodny, Y. and Vengosh, A., 1985. Multi-phase Oxygen Isotopic Analysis as a Tracer of Diagenesis. In "Isotopes in the Sedimentary Cycle", International Conference, Obrenai, France, July 1-5, 1985.

  27. Kolodny, Y. and Raab, M., 1986. Cretaceous Paleotemperatures in Low-latitude Seas. Israel Geol. Soc. Ann. Meeting, Maalot, Abstracts, p. 81.

  28. Vengosh, A., Kolodny, Y. and Reiss, Z., 1986. Stable Isotopes in Coexisting Minerals (Apatite, Quartz and Carbonates) in the Mishash Formation. Israel Geol Soc. Ann. Meeting, Maalot, Abstracts, p. 126.

  29. Vengosh, A. and Kolodny, Y., 1986. Diagenesis of a High Productivity Sequence - Multiphase Isotopic Analysis. ICOG IV, Cambridge.

  30. Kolodny, Y. and Raab, M. Cretaceous Paleotemperatures of Low-latitude Shallow Seas. ICOG IV, Cambridge.

  31. Piper, D.Z. and Kolodny, Y., 1987. Stable Isotopic Evidence for Glacial-Interglacial Cycles in the Permian Phosphoria Formation. EUG IV, Strasbourg, April 1987. In: Terra Cognita 7: 210.

  32. Kolodny, Y.  1987.  Handbook of Environmental Geochemistry  Vol.2 The Terrestrial Environment. Book Review Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta  51: 3083.

  33. Kolodny, Y. and Luz, B., 1988. Reconstructing Depositional and Diagenetic Environments by Isotopic Analysis of Oxygen in Phosphate. The V.M. Goldschmidt Conference Program and Abstracts, May 11-13, 1988 (organized by The Geochemical Society).

  34. Kolodny, Y. and Luz, B., 1989. The oxygen Isotope Record of Marine and Fresh Water Fish; Devonian to Recent.  in: Epstein 70th Birthday Symposium, Abstracts with Program

  35. Kolodny Y. (1989). Phosphate Deposits of the World: Vol. 1. Proterozoic and Cambrian Phosphorites. Book Review. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta.  53: 2133-2134.

  36. Vengosh A., Starinsky A.  Kolodny Y., Chivas  A. R., and  McCulloch M.T.. (1990) Boron isotope systematics in fractional evaporation of seawater. Israel Geol. Soc. Conf. Elat, April 1990.

  37. Vengosh A., Starinsky A.  Kolodny Y., Chivas  A. R., and  McCulloch M.T.1990. Boron isotope geochemistry as a tracer for the evolution of brines from the Dead Sea (Israel) and associated hot springs. Israel Geological Society Conference,  Elat, April 1990.

  38. Kolodny Y. (1990). Phosphate Deposits of the World: Vol. 2. Phosphate Rock Resources. Book Review. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 54,2900.

  39. Paytan A., Luz B., and Kolodny Y. 1990.  d18O in Dissolved Phosphate.  Abstracts of Seventh International Conference on Geochron. Cosmochron. and Isotope Geology. Canberra, Sept. 1990

  40. Vengosh A., Kolodny Y., Starinsky A. Chivas  A. R., and  McCulloch M.T. 1990. Boron isotope composition of modern biogenic carbonates: a potential new tracer for paleoenvironments.  Abstracts of Seventh International Conference on Geochron. Cosmochron. and  Isotope Geology. Canberra, Sept. 1990

  41. Kolodny Y., Tzur  D., Starinsky A., Steinitz G., and Mc Williams M.O. 1992.  Dating "Mottled Zone"  Combustion Metamorphism in Israel. AGU Spring  Meeting, Montreal, Eos, April; 7 1992, p.371.

  42. Kolodny Y. 1992. The Isotopic Record of Oxygen in Phosphates of Fossil Fish - Devonian to Recent.  Fifth North American Paleontological Convention Abstracts and Program, Chicago June 28 - July 1, 1992. The Paleontological Society Special Publication #6.

  43. Kolodny Y. 1992.  The Cretaceous siliceous-phosphatic-organic rich sequence in Israel ; the Mishash and Ghareb Formations. 29th Internat. Geol. Congress, Abstracts, v.1, p 97.

  44. Markel D. , Kolodny Y., and Luz B., and Nishri A.,1994, Phosphorus Cycling and Phosphorus Sources in Lake Kinneret; Tracing by Oxygen Isotopes in Phosphate, ICOG-8, USGS Circular, p 207.

  45. Markel D. , Kolodny Y., and Luz B., and Nishri A.,1994, Tracing  Lake Kinneret; Tracing phosphorus sources and P-cycling by oxygen Isotopes in phosphate, Lake Kinneret, (Israel). Goldschmidt Conf. Edinburgh. Min. Mag. 58A, L-Z,557-558.

  46. Machlus M., Stein, M., Kolodny, Y. ,1996, High resolution d18O and Sr/Ca monitors of the geochemical evolution of Lake Lisan, the Pleistocene precursor of the Dead Sea.  Eos, Transactions, AGU, 77; 46, Suppl. 303.

  47. Moise, T. Kolodny, Y., Starinsky, A., Friedrichsen, H., and Hammerschmidt, K. 1998, Radon, radium, and helium isotopes in water sources along the Jordan- Dead sea Rift valley. Extend. Abs. Goldschmidt Conf. Toulouse. Min. Mag. 62A, 1003 - 4.

  48. Kolodny, Y., and Chaussidon, M., 2002, Boron isotopes in cherts: DSDP and on-land; fractionation and diagenesis. Geol.  Soc. America. Abstracts with Programs, Denver.

  Books translated from Russian into English  (work for  IPST as an undergraduate student)

  1. Strakhov, N.  M., 1962, Principles of Historical Geology, Part 1. Israel Program for Scientific Translation, 257p.
  2. Zavaritskii, A. N. and Sobolev, V. S. 1964. The Physicochemical Principles of Igneous Petrology, Israel Program for Scientific Translation, 414 pp.
  3. Marfunin, A. S. 1966, The Feldspars, Israel Program for Scientific Translation, 315pp.


    Kolodny Yehoshua (Emeritus)
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